Yehudi Arabia – Where Pilgrims Meet Paris Hilton: Mecca’s ‘Las Vegasization’


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TELESUR – Nearly 95 percent of the city’s ancient buildings have been demolished to make way for the glitzy and commercialized hajj experience that is the pride and joy of the pious Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Once the amphitheater from which the Prophet Muhammad would preach about equality, the holy site is now a playground for the rich, enjoying the spoils of Western-style capitalism.  CONTINUE READING

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